Yesterday, the leader of the world's largest democracy visited the Capitol of the world's oldest democracy. In his address before a joint meeting of Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India shared his commitment to fighting poverty—a subject that is near and dear to Speaker Ryan's heart and is also the first plank of the House Republican agenda for A Better Way

Keep scrolling to see photos and video of Prime Minister Modi's visit.

Speaker Ryan welcomes Prime Minister Modi to his office in the U.S. Capitol.

The Hall of the House was full from top to bottom to hear Prime Minister Modi's remarks to Congress.